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Tyler Yarbrough

Public Policy student Tyler Yarbrough grew up in poverty in the Mississippi Delta and is now traveling the world on the prestigious Stamps Scholarship. He plans to focus on education, philanthropic endeavors, and improving the Mississippi Delta when he graduates.

Tyler's Story

Brendan Ryan

Brendan Ryan deepened his relationship to and interest in Chinese culture through eight months spent in Xi’an, China, funded by the Stamps Leadership Scholarship.

Brendan's Story

Elena Bauer

A Catalyzing Entrepreneurship and Economic Development scholarship through the McLean Institute for Public Service and Community Engagement allowed Elena Bauer to pursue her passion for studying youth leadership and workforce readiness.

Elena's Story

Michelle R.R. de Almeida

With help from the Walgreens Multilingual Scholarship, professional pharmacist Michelle R.R. de Almeida was able to come to the United States to continue her education in health care.

Michelle's Story

Lori Wilson

Water Valley, Mississippi, native Lori Wilson has always worked hard to make life better for those around her. With the support of two scholarships, Wilson is pursuing a degree in exercise science and hopes to attend medical school, continuing her goal of helping others

Lori's Story

Alex Mabry

Alex Mabry’s scholarship, provided by Dr. and Mrs. Charles Walker, helps her concentrate on her studies in biology, chemistry, and psychology, and allows her to pursue her dreams of becoming either a trauma surgeon or obstetric gynecologist.

Alex's Story